Senior Quantity Surveyor

Posted 25 October 2023
Salary £70k - 75k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameAmy Maxwell

Job description

Senior Quantity Surveyor
Salary: Up to £75,000 dependent on experience plus package
Location: Coventry, West Midlands
My client are a main contractor working nationwide within a multitude of disciplines within the construction and civil engineering industry, from highways to rail, and are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor with NEC Opt E experience to assist them in delivering their project within the Coventry area.
They require the right candidate to play a crucial role in the success of the project whilst adhering to contractual obligations and meeting business objectives. The project consists of a variety of fields, including highways, earthworks and drainage.
Key Responsibilities:
·Managing the financial and contractual performance of the project, utilising expertise with NEC Opt E.
·Overseeing its performance, ensuring the attainment of profit targets and efficiency savings.
·Adhering to contractual time scales and effectively administering change control processes.
·Identifying and effectively managing risks and opportunities associated with the project.
·Conducting compliant procurement processes and selections as required.
·Addressing commercial queries and providing knowledgeable advice on legal matters.
·Efficiently managing the Supply Chain and conducting necessary audits.
·Monitoring the progress of the project, maintaining accurate financial logs, and generating reports.
·Ensuring strict compliance with assurance processes, policies, and procedures.
·Building robust relationships with project teams, clients, and members of the commercial team.
·Must have working knowledge and experience of NEC Opt E
·Experience within a Quantity Surveyor role
·Able to demonstrate relevant project experience within a highways
·A strong commercial background
·Strong leadership abilities
·Excellent project management and cost control skills
·Degree within Quantity Surveying or similar field
·Problem solving abilities
·Full UK driving license
Package and Benefits:
·Salary of up to £75,000 dependent on experience
·Yearly guaranteed bonus
·Company car and car allowance
·26 days holiday, increasing over length of service
·Pension scheme
·Progression opportunities within the company
·Other employee benefits such as discounts from major retailers
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Amy Maxwell at Carrington West on 02393876081 or email at for more information.
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